Planes of Fame Air Museum
 
Planes of Fame Air Museum
CHINO, CA LOCATION
Visit our Chino, CA location. Hours: Wed-Sun 10am-4pm Closed Mon & Tues DIRECTIONS | BUY TICKETS
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GRAND CANYON, AZ LOCATION
Closed until further notice.
EVENTS
Visit us during one of our events and get the full experience seeing these amazing aircraft flying!
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COLLECTION
We host a huge variety of (flying) aircraft, check which ones are on display, flying or undergoing restoration.
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FACILITY RENTALS
Hosting your wedding/event at our venue or booking aircraft for your airshow, we can offer you endless possibilities!
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Every day at Planes of Fame Air Museum, you can experience history - both the reliving of it and the making of it. When one of our planes flies, for most it is a rare and wonderful thing to witness. Planes of Fame Air Museum has maintained a fleet of flyable historic aircraft for over 60 years! The Museum has operated these types of aircraft longer than the Army Air Corps or Air Force did. Planes of Fame Air Museum truly is where aviation history lives.

You too can experience history through Planes of Fame Air Museum. Maybe you live too far to visit, but we hope this website gives you a taste of what we try to do here every day. And maybe someday, you will hear the roar, look up in the sky and see one of our planes overhead!

“I am writing regarding the P-51A... (Serial #). She was sitting on jacks at Cal Aero Tech when I attended A/C maintenance training there in June of 1951. I often felt sadness for that aircraft, as I was sure it was destined for the bone yard. You cannot imagine the thrill it gave me to run across your museum and see her so beautiful and know she was safe. It made me misty-eyed. I honor you for maintaining a beautiful legacy.”
James H., Clarkson, WA
“Just got back home to Hawaii. I wanted you to know that I stopped by the Planes of Fame Air Museum Monday with my son. He's a fabricator/welder (hot rods/motorcycles) and I thought he'd enjoy your place. Understatement. We met a great gentleman in your "restoration" hanger. He was busy working on the Me- 109 but saw our curiosity and dropped everything to show my son some of the tools/equipment that are used. He toured us around a bit with his wealth of knowledge. It was absolutely cool. Thanks for everything. I have and will spread the word. Your place is special. Mahalo.”
Chris G., Hawaii
“Just a quick note of thanks to Ed Maloney, Steve Hinton, the staff, the volunteers and the sponsors for a really great air show. There's no doubt that you have one of the finest air museums in the country. I'm proud to be a member.”
Bob R., Email
“It was great being at the Planes of Fame Air Museum yesterday. I'm so glad Sandy recruited me for the occasion. It was a worthwhile experience and I really enjoyed participating in the event. I must compliment you and all concerned on the extremely organized function. Enclosed are a couple photos of me wearing my 65-year old helmet, goggles and oxygen mask, which ended up like the paparazzi (taking pictures).”
Selwyn L., San Diego, CA
“I would like to take this opportunity to commend all of you on the fine direction you are headed with the improvements to the Planes of Fame Museum. The Museum has been a valuable asset to the aviation community for many years and I believe the changes only increase the positive impact that will be made.”
Thomas W., Riverside, CA
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Hangar Talk - Featuring the Flying Demo of the Lockheed P-38 'Lightning'
Hangar Talk and Flying Demo of the Lockheed P-38 Lightning - Learn more »
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Sep
Kilroy Coffee Klatch
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4
Oct
Kilroy Coffee Klatch
Kilroy Coffee Klatch - Learn more »
8
Oct
Hangar Talk - Featuring the Flying Demo of the Vought F4U-1A 'Corsair'
Hangar Talk and Flying Demo of the Vought F4U-1A Corsair - Learn more »
1
Nov
Kilroy Coffee Klatch
Kilroy Coffee Klatch - Learn more »
5
Nov
Hangar Talk - Featuring the Flying Demo of the Grumman F8F-2 'Bearcat'
Hangar Talk and Flying Demo of the Grumman F8F-2 Bearcat - Learn more »
12
Nov
Taste of Flight Gala 2022
Taste of Flight Gala- Fundraiser and Silent Auction - Learn more »
3
Dec
Hangar Talk - Featuring the Flying Demo of the Mitsubishi A6M5 'Zero'
Hangar Talk and Flying Demo of the Mitsubishi A6M5 Zero - Learn more »
6
Dec
Kilroy Coffee Klatch
Kilroy Coffee Klatch - Learn more »
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